Monthly Archives: February 2013

Song of the Day: Tank by The Seatbelts (written by Yoko Kanno )

Stop everything you’re doing and listen this. Oh yes, they are awesome! “Tank!” is the opening song for the popular anime series Cowboy Bebop. The song, written by Yoko Kanno and performed by Seatbelts, has an extensive alto saxophone solo played by Masato Honda, as well as a … Continue reading

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And the Oscar goes to…

Oscar Winners 2013 Full List Of Academy Award Results BEST PICTURE ACTOR in a Leading Role ACTRESS in a Leading Role ACTOR in a Supporting Role ACTRESS in a Supporting Role ANIMATED FEATURE FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY COSTUME DESIGN DIRECTING DOCUMENTARY FEATURE DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM EDITING … Continue reading

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Tasting the rainbow

Scientist Mohamed Babu from Mysore, India captured beautiful photos of these translucent ants eating a specially colored liquid sugar. Some of the ants would even move between the food resulting in new color combinations in their stomachs. Read more over … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Lonely Day by System of a Down

Talking of Loneliness… “Lonely Day” is the second single from the 2005 album Hypnotize by Armenian American rock band System of a Down. It was written by guitarist Daron Malakian, who also provides lead vocals on the track. The song received a nomination for Best Hard Rock Performance at … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: Loneliness by Rainer Maria Rilke

Being apart and lonely is like rain. It climbs toward evening from the ocean plains; from flat places, rolling and remote, it climbs to heaven, which is its old abode. And only when leaving heaven drops upon the city. It … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day: Jamie Poole

Only a portrait? look closely. There’s nothing better than words of poems to create large scale portraits, and UK artist Jamie Poole knows it well. For his latest project Jamie used love letters and poems that his fiancé wrote to him … Continue reading

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Yeehaw!

Frenzied days… But I will come back soon.     See You Space Cowboy!    

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Artist of the Day: Iris Scott

Iris Scott developed a unique, stylistic fingerpainting process – wearing surgical gloves and placing the oil paint directly on her fingers. The result is a sophisticated and vibrant post-impressionistic style that echoes the masters of old. Her unique composition and style has attracted … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Over by Portishead

“Over” is the second single of the album Portishead by the trip hop trio of the same name. It was #25 in the UK Charts at the time of its release. It has been used in numerous TV shows and movies. Lyrics: I can’t … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day : Nicolas Ritter

One is a series of GIFs by photographer Nicolas Ritter that hones in on the movement of a solitary subject. The creative mind behind the project says, “One focuses on the individual in a crowd. It particularly imitates the way in which … Continue reading

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